HOUSTON (March 6, 2013)--Retail gasoline prices across Texas slipped 5 cents this week as some travelers prepare for spring break vacations, AAA-Texas reported Wednesday.
AAA-Texas said the average price at the pump in the state is $3.58 per gallon this week.
Gasoline prices nationwide are also down a nickel to reach $3.73 per gallon.
El Paso has the cheapest gasoline statewide at $3.48 per gallon while the most expensive gasoline is in Dallas at $3.62 per gallon.
An association poll conducted Feb. 25 to Feb. 28 found most respondents are planning at least one spring vacation.
The survey found 62 percent indicated making at least one significant budget concession due to high gasoline prices, compared to 61 percent last year.
The survey of 509 Texas AAA members has a margin of error of plus or minus 4.3 percent.